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  1. Metamorphosis in Fish

    Edited by Sylvie Dufour, Karine Rousseau, B. G. Kapoor

    This book gathers current data on the two types of fish metamorphoses and their endocrine controls. It will be of interest for fish biologists as well as comparative physiologists and endocrinologists. Metamorphosis is a major developmental phase characterized by morphological and physiological...

    Published March 7th 2012 by Science Publishers

  2. Groupers of the World

    A Field and Market Guide

    By Matthew T. Craig, Yvonne J. Sadovy de Mitcheson, Phillip C. Heemstra

    Detailed but easy-to-use, this volume is a guide to the more than 160 recognized species of these mostly large, colorful tropical reef fishes, also known as rockcod. With outstanding color photographs, the book presents up-to-date biological, ecological, and population information for each species....

    Published February 7th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Global Perspectives on the Biology and Life History of the White Shark

    Edited by Michael L. Domeier

    Inspired by the International White Shark Symposium in 2010, Global Perspectives on the Biology and Life History of the White Shark incorporates the most important contemporary research findings into a single peer-reviewed book. This beautifully illustrated reference represents a historic change in...

    Published February 2nd 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Limnology

    By Jose Galizia Tundisi, Takako Matsumura Tundisi

    Limnology provides an in-depth and current overview of the field of limnology. The result of a major tour de force by two renowned and experienced experts, this unique and richly illustrated reference presents a wealth of data on limnology history, water as a substrate, lakes’ origins and aquatic...

    Published January 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Marine Cosmeceuticals

    Trends and Prospects

    Edited by Se-Kwon Kim

    Marine Cosmeceuticals: Trends and Prospects is a consolidated overview of the marine environment as a productive source of novel cosmeceuticals. It accumulates the latest research in this field from around the globe, highlighting the potential of marine micro and macro flora and fauna as effective...

    Published December 19th 2011 by CRC Press

  6. The Biology of Squat Lobsters

    Edited by Gary C.B. Poore, Shane T. Ahyong, Joanne Taylor

    Series: Crustacean Issues

    Squat lobsters of the superfamilies Chirostyloidea and Galatheoidea are highly visible crustaceans on seamounts, continental margins, shelf environments, hydrothermal vents and coral reefs. About 1000 species are known. They frequently feature in deep-sea images taken by submersibles and are caught...

    Published December 19th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. Phylogeography and Population Genetics in Crustacea

    Edited by Christoph Held, Stefan Koenemann, Christoph D. Schubart

    Series: Crustacean Issues

    Recently, technological progress and the rise of DNA barcoding efforts have led to a significant increase in the availability of molecular datasets on intraspecific variability. Carcinologists and other organismal biologists, who want to use molecular tools to investigate patterns on the scale of...

    Published December 12th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Ecology and Conservation of Fishes

    By Harold M. Tyus

    Written as a stand-alone textbook for students and a useful reference for professionals in government and private agencies, academic institutions, and consultants, Ecology and Conservation of Fishes provides broad, comprehensive, and systematic coverage of all aquatic systems from the mountains to...

    Published October 18th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Oceanic Acidification

    A Comprehensive Overview

    By Ronald Eisler

    This book critically examines the available literature on oceanic acidification, including a historical review of pH and atmospheric CO2 levels over the millennia; natural and anthropogenic sources of CO2 to the atmosphere and sea surface; chemical, physical, and biological mode of action;...

    Published October 3rd 2011 by Science Publishers

  10. The Biology of Gobies

    Edited by Robert Patzner, James L. Van Tassell, Marcelo Kovacic, B. G. Kapoor

    Among all vertebrates, gobies are second in diversity only to the teleost family Cyprinidae. The Gobiidae consists of more than 200 genera and nearly 2,000 species and make up the largest family of marine fishes. Gobies account for as much as 50% of the energy flow in coral reef communities. Their...

    Published September 1st 2011 by Science Publishers